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Shapeshifter (2005)

Inmates and guards alike become trapped in a maximum security prison when they fall prey to a demonic beast that feeds on human flesh. As the creature's power multiplies with every kill, ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Ginny Lydon
Ocean Marciano ...
Tyrese
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Riggs
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Velku
Marat Glazer ...
Marcoux
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The Shapeshifter (as Tom Downey)
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The Shapeshifter
A.J. Hammond ...
Mohammad
Steven Glinn ...
Jimmy
Byron Washington ...
Leonard (as Byron C. Washington)
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The Father
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Eddie
Bobby James ...
The Warden
Brian J. Garland ...
Andrews
Elliot Ruiz ...
Pedro
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Inmates and guards alike become trapped in a maximum security prison when they fall prey to a demonic beast that feeds on human flesh. As the creature's power multiplies with every kill, their only chance for survival is to uncover the ancient mystery that holds the power of the shapeshifter. Written by Anonymous

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Sent from Hell ... To Feed on Flesh

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Rated R for strong violence/gore, language and some sexual content | See all certifications »
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27 November 2005 (USA)  »

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$200,000 (estimated)
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When you first see the shape-shifting prisoner in the cell there is blood paintings on the wall, when they go to get him they are gone. See more »

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"No guards, inmates, or prostitutes were harmed during the production of this screenplay." See more »

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References King Kong (1933) See more »

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Pretty lame
5 December 2005 | by (Waterbury, Connecticut) – See all my reviews

Shapeshifter is the story (if I can use that word) of a monstrous shapeshifting beast wreaking havoc inside a prison ... and that's about as deep as this thing gets. The acting is terrifically bad, the script was written by someone who has no idea how people act and react and the monster suit is just laughably bad ... as if they took something off the discount rack at the Halloween store. Add to all that a director who masks the lack of any special effects with that frenetic flash-editing style that probably causes some people to have epileptic seizures and you have one terrible, terrible movie. Across the board, there is simply no talent associated with this movie. Strictly amateur. If you're into watching train wrecks, rent this one. If not, find something else. My wife asked me why I wanted to rent it and I said you never know when you'll find something pretty good ... which is almost never. If you want to see a low-budget, amateur movie with some talent then see The Revenge of Bloody Bill.


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